CARTERET & ONSLOW COUNTIES -

Tuesday is Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry's locations in Eastern Carolina, and tips will be going to a good cause.

Emerald Isle Mayor Eddie Barber said Free Cone Day will be taking place at the Ben & Jerry's at 8204 Emerald Dr. (CLICK HERE for location on Google Maps.)

In addition, the Ben & Jerry's at the Jacksonville Mall will also be holding the event.

All tips for Free Cone Day will go to Hope for the Warriors. Marines and local mayors will be on hand to help scoop the ice cream.

Free Cone Day will run from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Ben & Jerry's has been holding the event every year since their first anniversary back in 1979.

For more information, CLICK HERE to visit the official Ben & Jerry's website.